About the author
Leena writes books under the names Leena Maria as well as Leena Pekkalainen.
Her books have one thing in common: ancient Egypt.
Though her studies have been academic, her books celebrate the power of imagination. History is definitely not dry in Leena's novels!
leena's egyptology studies
- Certificate in Egyptology 2012 (University of Manchester, 3 years)
- Diploma in Egyptology 2014 (University of Manchester 2 years)
- Shorter courses:
- BLUE: a symposium exploring aspects of life in ancient Egypt (University of Manchester)
- Warfare and Weapons in Ancient Egypt 2015 (University of Manchester)
- Ancient Superpowers of the Near East 2015 (University of Liverpool)
- Ancient Egypt – a History in Six Objects 2015 (University of Manchester)
- “From Mummies to Microchips” seminar 23-24.7.15 University of Manchester
nephilim quest series
PREQUEL TO NEPHILIM QUEST: angel
1. nephilim quest 1: shadowhunter
2. nephilim quest 2: moon daughter
SPACE WITCHES -SERIES
OTHER ILLUSTRATED EGYPTOLOGY BOOKS FOR CHILDREN
The first book you get for free is the Prequel to Nephilim Quest: Angel.
Over two hundred years before Nephilim Quest 1 / Shadowhunter the roots of the story are planted.
A little girl missing her mother, in the palace of the mightiest of the dark Nephilim, hoping for an escape...
This book is not for sale anywhere - only readers who have subscribed to my mailing list will get it.
Nephilim Quest 3 / Amarna 130.000 words
The Death of a Vampire / 80.000 words
Space Witches 2 / 60.000 words